Skip to main content

Wheelwright: Coal Mining Town (Headwaters re-broadcast, 30 min version)

Movies Preview

movies
Wheelwright: Coal Mining Town (Headwaters re-broadcast, 30 min version)


Published 1982


The first portion of this video is a documentary about Wheelwright, Kentucky, once the "model mining town for the country," produced by Mountain Community Television in the 1970s. Includes interviews with former coal miners and citizens of the town, contemporary footage and historical still images of the town. In the second segment, Headwaters producers interview Anna Jean Tackett, coordinator of a successful project to rebuild Wheelwright through a collaboration with local, state and federal agencies. NOTE: Original 50 minute version by Mountain Community Television at https://archive.org/details/9291WheelwrightCoalMiningTownShort_Avg15MbpsVBR


Producer Appalshop
Audio/Visual sound, color
Contact Information archive@appalshop.org

comment
Reviews

There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review.
SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata)
eye
Title
Date Archived
Creator
Appalshop Archive
by Appalshop
movies
eye 558
favorite 1
comment 0
Appalshop Archive
by Appalshop
movies
eye 451
favorite 0
comment 0
Appalshop Archive
by Appalshop
movies
eye 751
favorite 0
comment 0
Appalshop Archive
by Appalshop
movies
eye 40
favorite 0
comment 0
Appalshop Archive
by Appalshop
movies
eye 546
favorite 0
comment 0
Appalshop Archive
by Appalshop
movies
eye 174
favorite 0
comment 0
Appalshop Archive
by Appalshop
movies
eye 177
favorite 0
comment 0
Appalshop Archive
by Appalshop
movies
eye 152
favorite 0
comment 0
Appalshop Archive
by Appalshop
movies
eye 25
favorite 1
comment 0
Appalshop Archive
by Appalshop
movies
eye 261
favorite 0
comment 0